BJAC Releases Podcast on Construction Administration Communication

Raleigh, NC, April 16, 2010 --( Lou Jurkowski, chief executive officer of BJAC pa (, an architectural firm offering professional services for specialized, complex institutional projects, has announced the release of a podcast on the importance of good communication within a team during the construction phase of a project. In this podcast, Steve Correll draws from his own experience as a Certified Construction Contract Administrator (CCCA) to share insight on executing projects efficiently through a cooperative team approach.

At BJAC, Correll has demonstrated an aptitude for optimizing productivity. He offers expertise on the facets of a construction process and the dynamics of contractual relationships, and shares his thoughts on the benefits of good communication with his firsthand experience. Correll reveals insights into fostering a team dynamic, as well as the obstacles that accompany complex projects with tight delivery schedules and shrinking budgets. This podcast is available for download at

“Steve has incredible experience fostering team communication on his projects,” said Jurkowski. “He doesn’t simply pay ‘lip service’ to the concept of team; his strong management style and comprehensive approach to communication is something we can all benefit and learn from.”

“Facilitating a team approach changes the attitude from a ‘for someone to win – someone must lose’ mindset to a win-win outlook for the project team,” said Correll. “As a result, the morale is improved, and we can see dramatic increases in productivity.”

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- The Certified Construction Contract Administrator (CCCA) Program designation indicates to the industry that the certified individual truly understands all facets of the construction process and contractual relationships. CCCAs demonstrate their knowledge in preconstruction activities and procedures, construction phase activities, contract scheduling and observation, quality control, and construction administration and delivery.

About BJAC:
Architectural firm BJAC, pa, offers professional services for specialized, complex institutional projects. The firm provides design expertise to healthcare, K-20 education, research, museum and municipal clients, along with a broad range of in-depth services, including architectural design, pre-design, programming, design, master planning, interior design, construction management, contract administration and design build. Established in 1994 by CEO and Managing Principal Lou Jurkowski, BJAC is one of the largest woman-owned architectural design firms in the Southeast, with offices in Raleigh and Charlotte. For more information, please call BJAC at (919) 833-8818 or visit

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